About Us

Providing a variety of high-quality foods and household supplies, Merrick’s Food Shelf is dedicated to connecting families and individuals with community resources to help eliminate the long-term causes of hunger. These services are offered to the East Side of Saint Paul and Maplewood residents by distributing nutritious foods through a client-choice model.

Food Shelf Contact Information

Merrick Community Services
1669 Arcade Street North, Door 3
St. Paul, MN 55106
(651) 287-2088

Hours & Info

1669 Arcade Street N., Suite 4, St. Paul, MN 55106
Door 3
Phone: 651-771-9339
Fax: 651-771-8465

Monday – Thursday 8am-5:30pm
Friday 8am-Noon

How to access the food shelf:

Drive through hours: Monday 3pm-5pm, Tuesday 10am-Noon at Door 2A

In-person shopping: Wednesday and Thursday 10am-Noon at Door 3

Who can access the food shelf:

Merrick’s Food Shelf is open to all Maplewood residents and those Saint Paul residents who live in Merrick’s service area.  (Please call 651-287-2088 for more details).

Food Shelf Schedule

Arcade Location - 1669 Arcade Street (Door 3)

Monday: 3pm – 5:00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 10am – noon

Starting NOVEMBER 14, 2022:

Drive Through Only Hours: 
Monday’s 3-5pm
Tuesdays 10-12pm

In Person Shopping Only Hours:
Wednesday’s 10-Noon
Thursday’s 10-Noon